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    1938 Martin D-18 Natural Acoustic Guitar, Serial # 70134. Early 1938 wide-neck forward shifted model. Original tuners. Original worn frets. Nice straight neck. Original bridge has been shaved from the bottom side resulting in very thin bridge feet. Typical pickguard cracks. Crack parallel to bass side of fingerboard to sound hole. No other top cracks. No side cracks. One small 4 inch back crack. Needs neck re-set. Very large oversized rosewood bridge plate. Non-original factory style tongue brace under fingerboard. Fingerboard was planed very thin. This guitar has been totally refinished with a satin finish lacquer. Pickguard was not removed during refinish. Hard case included. Condition: Fair.

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    Auction Dates
    February, 2012
    4th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
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